Operator overloading revisited

Christian Plesner Hansen christian.plesner.hansen at gmail.com
Tue Jun 30 13:51:10 PDT 2009

> Whether it should be extended to non-operator methods is something else we
> can debate, or defer. I claim there's nothing special about operators, and
> given other numeric types one might very well want atan2 multimethods.

I did briefly consider listing "generalizes to full multimethods" as
one of the advantages but decided not to because I wasn't sure if
that's a good or a bad thing...

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